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Funchal - A Vibrant City

Southern mentality with modern European influences

Pebble paved streets, men playing cards, the ringing of church bells, small shops, cafés where many locals meet for a morning chat and espresso, the bustling market where women in traditional costumes sell flowers are just some of the things you will encounter in the ever so charming old town Funchal

Dolce Vita
Dolce Vita Shopping Center

Combining the old and new in harmony…

Walk down Funchal´s main Boulevard in the new part of town and you will encounter large shopping centers, supermarkets, restaurants, cinemas and brand name fashion shops

City Tour

Delightful sights!

Experience Funchal on a convertible double-decker bus!

The city tour…


City Tour

On foot

With our tips, we will take you to the most popular sights of Funchal such as the Madeira Wine Museum, the Sé Cathedral and much more...

Cable Cars

Fantastic Views!

All of Funchal at a glance - the cable car to Monte or to the Botanical Gardens.


Boat Tours

The Marina

Go on a sightseeing boat trip from the Marina

The Madeira Story Centre

Take a virtual tour...

Explore the history of Madeira in an interactive way! The Madeira Story Center ...

Parks & Gardens

Pure Nature...

Get close to nature by surrounding yourself in exotic flowers and plants at the many parks and gardens Funchal has o offer.

To Parks & Gardens…


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